Libraries Unlimited Number of children’s issues 2008-2018

On 25th September the Devon County Council corporate infrastructure scrutiny committee proposed that Libraries Unlimited should in future provide the committee with the Key Performance Indicator of children’s issues.

Therefore, to be able to put the KPI into context, please can you provide the total number of children’s issues at Devon Libraries for each financial year from 2008/09 up to 2017/18.

Loaned items – Stock for children

YearTotal
2017/2018693,071*
2016/2017755,082
2015/2016878,169
2014/2015886,134
2013/2014881,918
2012/2013917,141
2011/2012843,122
2010/2011892,737
2009/2010897,830
2008/2009861,939

*NB Full year data is not available due to the fall-back transition period as part of the installation of a new Library Management System